ActiveTcl User Guide
Welcome to ActiveTcl
ActiveTcl is ActiveState's quality-assured distribution of Tcl,
available for Linux, Solaris, and Windows. As part of ActiveState's
support for Tcl, we provide the ActiveTcl packages free to the Tcl
ActiveState is committed to making Tcl easy to install and use
on all major platforms. This release of ActiveTcl brings you the
most stable release of Tcl available in binary form. It also
includes several of the most popular extensions pre-compiled and
ready to use.
The complete ActiveTcl package contains:
- The binary of the core Tcl distribution
- Popular extensions, pre-compiled
- Self-extracting archives for all platforms
- Complete online documentation
ActiveState's Tcl Productivity Tools
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Tcl, which includes:
- Tcl Dev Kit,
the essential toolkit for Tcl programmers. Tcl Dev Kit includes:
- Tcl Dev Kit Debugger A convenient graphical
user interface that allows you to debug remote and embedded Tcl
applications as well as local ones.
- Tcl Dev Kit Checker A static code analyzer
that helps you find syntax errors and other common usage errors
quickly, without having to run your program. Tcl Dev Kit Checker
makes it easy to update legacy Tcl code.
- Tcl Dev Kit Wrapper Distribute Tcl programs as
freestanding executables containing everything needed to run the
- Tcl Dev Kit Compiler Protect your intellectual
property by compiling your Tcl script into a bytecode
representation for distribution.
ActiveState's cross-platform, multi-language Integrated Development
environment, optimized for open source technologies including Tcl,
Perl, PHP, Python, and XSLT.
Interactive, featuring customized content and notifications
from ASPN, the ActiveState Programmer Network.